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Sunday, 19 February 2012 21:24

A superfast rural future?

People tend to think of the uplands as wild areas, but the truth is very different. Jessica Sellick investigates.

Tuesday, 20 December 2011 10:42

Housing: What and where should we build?

Just how can rural settlements deliver housing, employment and a range of services?

Monday, 12 December 2011 08:49

Scots and English rural policies compared

Rural policy in Scotland has developed in distinctive ways and makes for an interesting comparison with that in England, says Brian Wilson.

Sunday, 04 December 2011 19:58

What's in the rural economy review?

THE government describes its Rural Economy Growth Review as DEFRA's deal for the countryside. But what's in it exactly?

Sunday, 20 November 2011 23:16

Ambulance responses in rural areas

A MORE more flexible approach to ambulance response times might deliver better clinical outcomes for rural communities, says Brian Wilson.

Friday, 28 October 2011 14:29

Realising rural potential?

What are the threats and perhaps opportunities facing the rural economy? Rose Regeneration investigates.

Sunday, 23 October 2011 11:00

Older people with support needs

Arrangements where older people with support needs both receive and provide help may have much to offer, writes Brian Wilson.

Sunday, 02 October 2011 09:00

The great rural food debate

What motivates us in our choice of foods and eating habits? Jessica Sellick investigates.

Sunday, 04 September 2011 09:25

Overhauling our rural services

What does the future hold for rural public services? Jessica Sellick investigates.
Saturday, 20 August 2011 08:48

Rural youth have aspirations too

RURAL characteristics can constrain young people's aspirations, says Brian Wilson.

Tuesday, 26 July 2011 12:27

Changing face of the countryside

What next for rural people and places: made to measure policies or policies imposed from afar? Jessica Sellick investigates.

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